Ref NoMS 12023
TitleVocabulary of the language of Tahiti
Date(s) of Creation18th century
Level of DescriptionCollection
Extent1 volume
Name of CreatorSolander; Daniel Carlsson (1736-1782); botanist
Administrative & Biographical HistoryD C (Daniel Carlsson or Daniel Charles) Solander was a Swedish naturalist and the first university educated scientist to visit Australia.
Held at:SOAS University of London
Custodial HistoryFormerly part of the library of the Orientalist and linguist William Marsden (1754-1836), a portion of which he presented to King's College London in 1835.
Source of AcquisitionA selection of William Marsden's manuscript collection was transferred from King's College London to SOAS shortly after the School's foundation in 1916.
DescriptionManuscript vocabulary of the language of Tahiti, compiled by D. C. Solander.
Access StatusTemporarily Closed
Conditions Governing ReproductionFor permission to publish, please contact Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library in the first instance
Language(s) of MaterialEnglish
Tahitian
Script(s) of MaterialLatin
Latin
Archivist's NoteSource of Description: P. Mander-Jones (ed.), ‘Manuscripts in the British Isles Relating to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific’, 1972, University of Press of Hawaii; added to SOAS Archive Catalogue, June 2014
Access Points - Person, Corporate & Family Names
Name CodePerson, Corporate or Family NameType of Entity
GB/NNAF/P129727Solander; Daniel Carlsson (1736-1782); botanistPerson
Access Points - Places
Place CodePlace Name
6255151Oceania
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